High-tech facilities, spaces and expert support

When you work with UB, our resources are vast and accessible. Our collaborator community can leverage research & discovery experts, business minds, student talent, high-tech shared equipment, wet labs and startup facilities—all within your reach.

Life and health sciences businesses leverage R&D resources through the Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics & Life Sciences

The Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences (CBLS) is a hub for life sciences innovation and technology-based scientific discovery, facilitating collaboration among academia, industry and the public sector to create jobs to impact the region and New York State.

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Advanced manufacturers access expert support through the Center of Excellence in Materials Informatics

The Center of Excellence in Materials Informatics (CMI) leverages UB’s cutting-edge materials science, big data analytics and advanced manufacturing expertise to drive critical R&D activities to impact private sector growth in the region and New York State.

Startup incubators provide inspiring spaces, connections and collaborations

Ideas move to action in our two startup incubators, where startups accelerate success and create lasting impacts. Here, entrepreneurs access co-working, office space, lab space, support, business expertise, student talent and a community of likeminded founders.


High-tech facilities and expert communities drive critical discovery

From R&D and entrepreneurial programming to wet lab space and collaboration, innovation happens here, with you.

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Leverage UB’s talented pool of over 30,000 students to solve your business challenges.


Advance your discoveries and give them room to grow with fully equipped laboratories and specialized amenities in our life sciences incubator spaces.

Advance your business goals, tackle complex challenges and make new discoveries by collaborating with our world-class researchers or engaging in sponsored research at UB.